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23. October 2020

Port Royale 4 Update (v1.2) has been released!

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Update 1.2 for Port Royale 4 is now available for Steam and Epic, versions for PS4 and Xbox One will follow. It includes several improvements regarding trade, the trade route editor and city governance, which we introduced to you in the most recent Captain’s Log and have all been developed thanks to your feedback since release.


24. March 2020

Railway Empire Nintendo Switch™ version release date on hold

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Dear budding railway planners on Nintendo Switch™, We’re sorry to bring you some disappointing news.
Due to the current global pandemic, we are not going to be able to meet the scheduled release date for Railway Empire on Nintendo Switch™.
The launch is currently on hold as for now we are unable to guarantee shipping and distribution of the cartridges while aiming for a simultaneous worldwide release.


1. March 2019

Railway Empire Steams Into Deutschland

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The Germany DLC introduces the historic country to the game with 59 new cities and reworked city buildings to add to players’ extensive rail networks. Conductors will play through the new Patchwork scenario (1850-1870) and the new concession feature, where players buy concessions to access new building grounds. There’s also access to ten historical engines including the Adler and the Rhein to power the trains across the German countryside. Also available are twelve new tradeable goods, including canned kraut and cuckoo clocks, to increase revenue and eight music tracks to make the journeys across the German countryside all the more enjoyable. A new gameplay trailer is available showing the new German DLC in action.